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The Science Fiction and Fantasy Fiction Collection


The Science Fiction and Fantasy Fiction Collection is comprised of public domain books contributed by The Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA from the Nitka Collection of Fantastic Fiction. Other contributions are from the University of Toronto and the University of California at Berkeley.

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    Flatland : A Romance of many Dimensions
    (details | read it)

    by Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838-1926)
    Published in 1884
    Tarzan Series by Edgar Rice Burroughs
    Fantasy Adventures
    Tales of Horror and Suspense
    • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (details | read it)
    • The Island of Dr. Moreau: A Possibility by H. G. Wells (details | read it)
    • Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus (details | read it)
    • Alraune, die Geschichte eines lebenden Wesens by Hanns Heinz Ewers (details | read it)
    Many books sponsored by Microsoft, and contributed by University of California Libraries, The Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA and others.

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    1922
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    1921
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    1918
    9
    1917
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    Topics & Subjects
    6
    Socialism
    4
    Social problems
    4
    United States -- Social conditions
    3
    Conduct of life
    3
    Discoveries in geography
    3
    Explorers
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    wells, h. g. (herbert george), 1866-1946
    42
    verne, jules, 1828-1905
    14
    burroughs, edgar rice, 1875-1950
    13
    haggard, h. rider (henry rider), 1856-1925
    8
    stockton, frank richard, 1834-1902
    5
    blackwood, algernon, 1869-1951
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    University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
    by Abbott, Edwin Abbott, 1838-1926
    texts
    eye 71,659
    favorite 21
    comment 3
    31
    favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
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    eye 43,568
    favorite 27
    comment 3
    With: Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus / by the author of The last man, Perkin Warbeck, &c. &c. London : H. Colburn and R. Bentley, 1831
    favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
    New York Public Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 35,318
    favorite 16
    comment 0
    Topic: Voyages around the world
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 26,037
    favorite 16
    comment 0
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    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 23,738
    favorite 9
    comment 0
    California Digital Library
    by Frankau, Julia, 1864-1916
    texts
    eye 21,680
    favorite 5
    comment 1
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 71. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 20,273
    favorite 9
    comment 1
    favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
    Topic: World History
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    texts
    eye 15,055
    favorite 2
    comment 0
    26
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 14,202
    favorite 0
    comment 0
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 12,491
    favorite 7
    comment 0
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 12,138
    favorite 3
    comment 0
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    Topic: World history
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
    texts
    eye 12,068
    favorite 4
    comment 0
    Fisher copy: Dated in ms on inside front cover: Dec. 12/[18]89. With decorated end papers
    New York Public Library
    by Aesop; Vernon Jones, V. S. (Vernon Stanley); Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, ill
    texts
    eye 10,831
    favorite 17
    comment 0
    Topic: Fables
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
    texts
    eye 10,025
    favorite 5
    comment 0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 8,308
    favorite 3
    comment 0
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    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    texts
    eye 8,270
    favorite 14
    comment 0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    New York Public Library
    by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863; Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859; Bell, R. Anning, ill
    texts
    eye 7,674
    favorite 42
    comment 0
    A collection of forty-nine tales by the Grimm brothers
    Topics: Fairy tales, Folklore -- Germany
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 6,986
    favorite 4
    comment 0
    Topic: Tarzan (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
    University of Toronto - Scarborough
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 6,895
    favorite 4
    comment 1
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    favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
    New York Public Library
    by Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745; 1878-1953, ill
    texts
    eye 6,603
    favorite 11
    comment 0
    The voyages of an Englishman carry him to various strange lands, including a land of tiny people and a land of giants
    Topic: Fantasy
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 6,492
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    Topic: Philosophy
    New York Public Library
    texts
    eye 6,231
    favorite 6
    comment 0
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 6,122
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    Topics: National characteristics, American, United States -- Social conditions
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 5,977
    favorite 5
    comment 0
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    Topic: War games
    California Digital Library
    by Flammarion, Camille, 1842-1925
    texts
    eye 4,936
    favorite 5
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). Item is in box 70. Publisher's quarter green cloth, grey cloth, stamped in gilt. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 4,613
    favorite 2
    comment 0
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 4,480
    favorite 2
    comment 0
    Topic: Tarzan (Fictitious character)
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Ewers, Hanns Heinz, 1871-1943
    texts
    eye 4,229
    favorite 0
    comment 0
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    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 3,994
    favorite 1
    comment 0
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    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 3,975
    favorite 2
    comment 0
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    Topic: Utopias
    University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 3,840
    favorite 2
    comment 0
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    Topic: World War, 1914-1918
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Kingston, William Henry Giles, 1814-1880; Lippincott, J. B., 19th cent
    texts
    eye 3,839
    favorite 0
    comment 0
    Topics: Bounty (Ship), Mutiny -- Fiction
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 3,813
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 3,807
    favorite 2
    comment 0
    26
    Topics: Discoveries in geography, Voyages and travels, Explorers
    California Digital Library
    by Colville, William Wilberforce Juvenal, 1862-1917
    texts
    eye 3,762
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 45. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950; St. John, James Allen, 1872-1957, ill
    texts
    eye 3,751
    favorite 4
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 33. Dust jacket (Grosset & Dunlap), publisher's black cloth, stamped in gilt. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Topic: Tarzan (Fictitious character)
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 3,575
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 3,500
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 3,282
    favorite 3
    comment 0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 3,256
    favorite 2
    comment 1
    52
    favorite ( 1 reviews )
    California Digital Library
    by Thomas, Augustus, 1857-1934
    texts
    eye 3,240
    favorite 4
    comment 1
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 183. Publisher's grey cloth, printed in grey, stamped in brown and orange. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 3,142
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    26
    Topics: Discoveries in geography, Voyages and travels, Explorers
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 3,071
    favorite 0
    comment 0
    26
    Topics: Education, Higher, Sociology
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 3,039
    favorite 0
    comment 2
    favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 3,025
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 32. Publisher's red cloth, stamped in black. Publisher's advertisements: 31 p. at end. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 3,022
    favorite 3
    comment 0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    texts
    eye 2,970
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    26
    Topic: Socialism
    New York Public Library
    by Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956; Robinson, Charles, ill
    texts
    eye 2,930
    favorite 15
    comment 0
    A fantasy of the far off days of King Merriwig and how he finally weds the Countess Belvane thus providing the Princess Hyacinth with a mother
    Topics: Fantasy, Kings and rulers
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 2,878
    favorite 0
    comment 0
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    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    texts
    eye 2,802
    favorite 3
    comment 0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    26
    Topic: World history
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 2,754
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    26
    California Digital Library
    by Blackwood, Algernon, 1869-1951
    texts
    eye 2,661
    favorite 3
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 20. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    "List of works consulted": p. 298-302
    Topics: Blavatsky, H. P. (Helena Petrovna), 1831-1891, Spiritualism, Theosophy
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 2,629
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    texts
    eye 2,518
    favorite 0
    comment 0
    26
    26
    Topics: Voyages and travels, Discoveries in geography, Explorers
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 2,490
    favorite 0
    comment 1
    26
    favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    texts
    eye 2,485
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    26
    California Digital Library
    by Blackwood, Algernon, 1869-1951; Wilson, Wilfred
    texts
    eye 2,464
    favorite 7
    comment 0
    The wolves of God.--Chinese magic.--Running Wolf.--First hate.--The tarn of sacrifice.--The valley of the beasts.--The call.--Egyptian sorcery.--The decoy.--The man who found out.--The empty sleeve.--Wireless confusion.--Confession.--The lane that ran east and west.--"Vengeance is mine."
    California Digital Library
    by Brady, Cyrus Townsend, 1861-1920
    texts
    eye 2,456
    favorite 0
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 25. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Music - University of Toronto
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 2,442
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    52
    California Digital Library
    by Le Queux, William, 1864-1927
    texts
    eye 2,413
    favorite 0
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 117. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 2,402
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    52
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 2,377
    favorite 3
    comment 0
    52
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    texts
    eye 2,337
    favorite 8
    comment 0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    California Digital Library
    by Jókai, Mór, 1825-1904
    texts
    eye 2,330
    favorite 0
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 107. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
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    Topic: World history
    New York Public Library
    by Aesop; Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916; Heighway, Richard, ill
    texts
    eye 2,296
    favorite 11
    comment 0
    Eighty-two fables, with a short history of the Aesopic fable at the beginning
    Topic: Fables
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    texts
    eye 2,280
    favorite 1
    comment 1
    52
    favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    texts
    eye 2,276
    favorite 5
    comment 0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    California Digital Library
    by Graham, Sarah Melissa Cary Downing
    texts
    eye 2,262
    favorite 1
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 80. Publisher's blue cloth, stamped in black, white, and gilt. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Topics: Toltecs, Mexico -- Fiction
    California Digital Library
    texts
    eye 2,261
    favorite 2
    comment 0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 58. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Topic: Ghosts